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Seymour Avenue anniversary rally is May 6, 2017, 5 pm at 2207 Seymour Avenue in Cleveland with Women's March Ohio director Rhiannon Childs as the keynote speaker, and 15 other speakers....Gina DeJesus, Michelle Knight and Amanda Berry were held captive and raped for a decade by Ariel Castro, and escaped on May 6, 2013....Activist Kathy Wray Coleman will lead the rally, which will also address women's and children's issues, and the Violence Against Women's Act....Call the Imperial Women Coalition at 216-659-0473 for more information...... Other speakers include Cassandra McDonald, Judi Holowatyj, Genevieve Mitchell, Lucinda Garmus, Alfred Porter Jr., Carol Ford, Angela Ladson, Minister Gwendolyn Pitts, the Rev Pamela Pinkney Butts, Valerie Robinson, Fredericka Gray, Princess Dicee Moore, Patrice Brown, and Angelique Malone....By and, Ohio's Black digital news leaders

From left: Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and  Michelle Knight Convicted child rapist the late Ariel Castro ) /   ( ). Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email:, Ohio's most read digital Black newspaper. By editor-in-chief Kathy Wray Coleman CLEVELAND URBAN NEWS.COM-CLEVELAND, Ohio-Community members, led by community activist women, will remember the abduction, decade-long rape and escape of the Seymour Avenue victims from the wrath of convicted rapist Ariel Castro at an anniversary rally and march at 5 pm on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 2207 Seymour Avenue on the west side of Cleveland. (Editor's note: Bring protests signs and candles please and call the Imperial Women Coalition at 216-659-0473 for more information). The activist women say the event will also address the Violence Against Women Act, local, county, statewide and national public policy changes sought, and a demand for r